TVP aims to subsidise SMEs on the use of technological services and solutions to improve productivity, or upgrade or transform their business processes.
Any projects (systems, web apps or mobile apps) that can increase productivity or sales may be eligible. There are no restrictions on the type of systems/apps to build. As long as the system/apps is beneficial to your business, it could be eligible for this programme.
For example, if your company is a restaurant and you want to reduce the queuing time of your customers by using a queuing system, the development of this system can be eligible for the programme.
If you’re running a clinic and you want to use a booking system and clinic management system to manage your customers and staff, the development of this system can be eligible for the programme.
If you’re running an accountant firm and you want a system for managing the storage and access of the documents, the development of this system can be eligible for the programme.
If you’re running a trading business and you need a electronic stock management system, the development of this system can be eligible for the programme.
Other examples includes customer relationship management system, human resources system, ERP, fleet management, customer services are all eligible projects.
We can’t list all the examples here. The basic criteria for judging the eligibility is that it should increase efficiency or sales or productivity of your business. Projects can be company systems or web sites or mobile apps. Feel free to click here to contact us for enquiry.
Requirements on SMEs
1. Registered in Hong Kong under the Business Registration Ordinance
2. at least one year of substantive business operation in Hong Kong
3. Employing fewer than 100 persons in Hong Kong (for manufacturing business), or fewer than 50 persons (for non-manufacturing business)
Funding and Restrictions
Funding up to $200,000 for each eligible SME will be provided on a 2:1 matching basis
Up to 3 projects from a business
Each project should normally be finished within 12 months
Required documents for application
Copy of Business Registration (BR) Certificate, copy of Form 1(a) of BR Office of Form NAR1 of Companies Registry
Evidence of substantive business operation
Copy of identity proof of signatory on application form
Copy of BR Certificate of technology consultant
Copy of quotations for expenditure items